Typically finite in duration and narrower in scope than our research programs, DRI's research projects are designed to conduct specific scientific investigation.

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Title
Integrating Drought Science and Information with Wildfire Management
A comparison of animal and human remains VOCs
Field capability of dogs to locate individual human teeth
The Desert Tortoise K9 Program
Analytical Chemistry Analysis of Bat Guano: An Investigation into Species-Specific Bat Detection via Olfaction
Theoretical Analysis of Optimal Groundwater Basin Development
Climate Resiliency in the Southwest
Using spatially-based scenario planning to inform climate resiliency planning and adaptation strategies
Satellite Based Estimates of Evapotranspiration from Irrigated Agriculture, Northwestern Nevada
Climate Monitoring Station Installation and Data Management for the National Park Service Pacific Islands Inventory and Monitoring Network
Great Basin Climate Forum 2016 - Reno
Observationally-Constrained Estimates of Effective Radiative Forcing from Aerosol Radiation Interactions
SCENIC Usability Research
SeaPort Enhanced Contract
Sierra Nevada Regional Fire Emissions Workshop
Central Great Basin Scenario Planning Overview
Planning for the Future of the Great Basin
Great Basin Climate Forum 2014
Aquifer Quality Assessment Program
Scientific Peer Review of Science Activities in the Lake Tahoe Basin
Evolution of the North American Monsoon
Professional Services Contract - CANSAC
Development of Instructional Materials entitlted "Crop Irrigation Requirements Impacts Under Climate Change"
NASA Satellite Validation Distributed Snowfall Measurement Network
Storm Water Runoff within the Truckee Meadows
Implementation of the EEFLux/METRIC Algorithms into the Google Earth Engine for Computation of Water Consumption
Chemical Analysis of PM10 and PM2.5 Filters from Mammoth Lakes
PI-SWERL Skeletal Units
Fabrication of a T Probe System for Navy A-10 Atmospheric Research Aircraft
Geochemistry and Microbiology of the Extreme Aquatic Environment in Lake Vida, East Antarctica
WRID SCADA Automated Control Site Integration
International Water, Development and Global Sustainability
Cultural Resources Mercury Powerline Agreement
Using Plant-Based Sensing Technologies to Optimize Irrigation in Arid/Semi-Arid Urban Landscapes
Valley of Fire
Climate Change Vulnerabilities and Adaptation Strategies to Wildfire in the Southwestern US
Cloud Seeding Project for the Tahoe and Truckee Basins for WY2013
NDFF Data Management and participation in data synthesis
Review and Analysis of the Hycroft Mine Groundwater Flow Model
Developing and Enhancing Landsat Derived Evapotranspiration and Surface Energy Products: 2012-2017 Landsat Science Team
Air Quality Monitoring for the Hualapai Tribe
Cloud Seeding Project for Tahoe and Truckee Basins for WY2013
Water Supply Analysis and Planning Tasks for Truckee Basin Study, California
Weather Data Management and Access System for RMBL Stations
Groundwater Monitoring for Seepage Management in the Biscayne Aquifer (Miami-Dade County Florida)
Operate and Maintain 2Agl Generators for Winter Park Project
Grant Support FY13
AZ/NV Tower Corp. Communication Sites Project
Advancing our Understanding and the Remote Sensing of Ice Clouds
Cloud Supersaturations and Droplet Spectral Width
Collaborative Research: Investigating Upper Pleistocene Rapid Climate Change using Continuous, Ultra-High-Resolution Aerosol and Gas Measurements in the WAIS Divide Ice Core
Critical Fire Weather Patterns
Installation and Maintenance of Cloud Seeding Equipment for the Grand Mesa WEA Cloud Seeding Program
Projecting Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Fire-Prone Forests Under Future Climate Scenarios
Southwest Monsoon Decision Support for Fire Activity
Surface Winds and Dunes on Mars
Ozone Modeling and Emission Control Strategies for the Lake Tahoe Basin
Historical Properties Management Plan and Survey, NAFB
A Class III Cultural Resource Inventory for the White Sage 2012 Training Area, U.S. Army Dugway Proving Ground, Tooele County, Utah
A Class III Cultural Resource Inventory in Support of Air Force Use Areas, U.S. Army Dugway Proving Ground, Tooele County, Utah
PD Tess Phase 8
Regional Climate Trends Assessment for the Southern Sierra Nevada
Climate Monitoring Installation and Data Management for Mojave Desert Network Inventory and Monitoring Program
CSUB NSF CREST Project Support
Noble Gas and Isotopic Analysis to Delineate Subsurface Flow Patterns North of Pyramid Lake, Nevada
Utilization of Thermal-Mechanical-Hydrologic-Chemical Coupled Modeling to Investigate Fracture Network Permeability Evolution During Enhanced Geothermal System Stimulation at Desert Peak, Nevada
Evaluating Field and Laboratory Data for Developing Surrogate Indicators to Monitor Fine Sediment in the Tahoe Basin
Assessing winter bacterioplankton distribution and carbon cycling as part of AMLR field program
Fugitive Sources of PM10 and Laboratory Analysis of Airborne Samples
CANSAC Support 2012-2013
CANSAC WRF
EPSCoR Integrated Science Project (ISP): Task 4
Keeler Dunes Owens Lake
NSF EPSCoR: Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education, and Outreach Integrative Science Project (ISP) - Urban Water Task 1 - Year 2
Towards Developing Automated Remotely Sensed Energy Balance Fluxes in the Central Valley
Verification of Spot Fire Weather Forecasts
Development of a Standard Approach for Terrestrial Ecosystem Assessment and Monitoring
Conduct Energy Study
Estimating sub-pixel temperature composition using multispectral thermal imaging
gridACIS Conversion
National Fire Danger Rating System (NFDRS) CalFire
Wildfire Urban Interface Analysis
Erosion Assessment for the L-Bar, New Mexico, Disposal Site
Design and Construction of a Large-Scale Lysimeter Facility at the Coeur Rochester Mine
Cathedral Gorge, Lincoln County, NV
Development of Macropores in the Subsurface by Burrowing Organisms & their Impacts on Infiltration, Runoff, and Contaminant Transport Characteristics
US - Egypt Joint Board on Scientific and Technological Cooperation - Egyptian Climatology
Wind Measurement Test
ECAP Test Pad Evaluation
Quagga Mussels in Lake Tahoe
Barnwell Disposal Facility: Cap Evaluation - Phase 2
Portable Remote Imaging Spectrometer PRISM
Use of Storm Peak Laboratory for Instrument Calibration
Borrego Springs Alluvial Fan Active and Inactive Area Mapping
A Dry Thunderstorm Forecasting Index
Developing an Urban Air Quality Management Program in Jakarta
PM2.5 Filter Sampling
Demonstration of a Pilot Integrated Biorefinery for the Economical Conversion of Biomass to Diesel Fuel
Groundwater Model Development to Assess Fluid Flux at the Buena Vista Mine
Strategies for Climate Change Adaptation at the Dryden Flight Research Center and Within the Mojave Desert Region
Refurbish a Remotely Controlled Cloud Seeding Generator for the Grand Mesa Cloud Seeding Program
Collaborative Research: Phylogenetic Cascades and the Evolution of Tropical Diversity in a System of Plants, Caterpillars, and Parasitoids
Vons Foundation Gift for Breast Cancer Research
Update of Fire Cache Smoke Monitor Web Site
Updates to the Victoria Fire Weather Gridded Dataset
Implications of Arctic Sea Ice Reduction on Tropospheric Bromine, Ozone, and Mercury Chemical Process, Transport and Distribution
Watershed-Based Plan for the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe
Quality Assurance Review of L31N Groundwater Flow Data for 2006-2009
Multi-parameter selection curves for machine-assisted annual layer interpretations of the WAIS-Divide core
Valles Caldera National Preserve - Operations and Servicing
Integrating NASA Earth Science into Secondary-Level STEM Education
Analysis of StormVEx Science Data (StormVEx ASR Data)
Finalizing a Nevada Wetland Program Plan (WWP) and Assessing Biotic Integrity of the State's Priority Wetlands: Isolated Great Basin and Mojave Desert Springs
Cloud Seeding Project for Tahoe and Truckee Basins for WY2012
Co-Production of Power, Fuels, and Chemicals via Coal/Biomass Mixtures
Development of a Regional Water Management Plan for the Carson River Watershed
Maintenance of a Remotely Controlled Seeding Generator and Weather Station
Technical Research Engineering and Development DOE/NNSA/NSO contract (TREDS) - CEMP
Technical Research Engineering and Development DOE/NNSA/NSO contract (TREDS) - CRMP and AIP
Technical Research Engineering and Development DOE/NNSA/NSO contract (TREDS) - Soils
Technical Research Engineering and Development DOE/NNSA/NSO contract (TREDS) - UGTA
Technical Research Ingineering and Development DOE/NNSA/NSO contract (TREDS) - National Security Programs
Technical Research Engineering and Development DOE/NNSA/NSO contract (TREDS) - PI
Technical Research Engineering and Development DOE/NNSA/NSO Contract (TREDS) - TUNNELS
TRF #92 - Cloud Seeding Project for Tahoe and Truckee Basins for WY2012
LCA Workshop
Integrated Water Quality Monitoring on the Truckee River
Rural Nevada/California Energy Audit Program
Usage of PI-SWERL Instrument and Data Analysis
Climate Change in Nevada: Task 4
Evaluation of Landfill Conditions and Potential Impacts on Water Resources in Rural Clark County, NV
Global Military Operating Environments: Soil and Terrain Analysis of Vehicle Mobility Test Course in Suriname
Heterotrophic respiration as affected by dew and water vapor
Late Quaternary alluvial fan systems in semiarid Chile: evolution and paleoclimate linkages. A workshop and field visit to catalyze US-Chile future collaboration
World Vision Water Projects
Mobile Aerosol Monitoring System for Department of Defense - Continuous Aerosol and Aerosol Optics Measurements in Theater (ITAMI)
Remotely Controlled Cloud Seeding Operations for the WY2012 Winter Park - Denver Water Cloud Seeding Project
Research Development and Test Support YPG
Coll. Res.: Tropical cyclone imprint on late Quaternary alluvial fans of Baja California: Key for understanding arid regions landscape evolution
PD Tess 6
Professional Services for Climate and Watershed Investigations in Eastern Great Basin Nevada
Development and Evaluation of Regional Climate Downscaling Techniques in Forcing a Coupled Hydrological Model in Small Snow-Dominated Watershed
Developing Historical and Future Agricultural Evapotranspiration and Irrigation Water Requirements
Advanced Computer Vision, Robotics, and Visualization Algorithms for Improving Planetary Exploration and Understanding
CNAP Core Brown Year 1/5
CNAP Core Redmond Year 1/5
CNAP Core Support
CNAP NCA Postdoc
CNAP Participant Support Year 1/5
CWD CA Pilot Klamath
DRRC, Collaborative Research: Emergency Management in Rural America: Decision-Makers Use of Climate Science in Flood Planing and Management (Rural Floods)
NIDIS Web Mapping (AWR)
Numerical Modeling for Water Demands Under Climate Change
PM2.5 Filter Laboratory Analysis Program
Tungsten Mountain
RCC Assessment (RCC NCA Clim Summ 2011)
Fire Danger Pocket Cards
Feasibility Study for an Eastern Nevada Cloud Seeding Project
Collaboration Between DRI and NASA GISS to Investigate the Global Role of Bioaerosols in Cloud Formation
Climatological, Meteorological and Smoke Decision Support Information for Prescribed Burning Operations and Wildland Fire Management in California and Nevada
Vertical Profiles, Size Distributions, and Intermittency in Aeolian Sediment Transport: Field Measurements with a Novel Instrument (Sand Sensor I)
North American Regional Reanalysis (NARR)
National FCAMMS
RAWS Data Archive
Lahontan Natl. Fish Hatchery Complex, Walker Lake
Predictive Services Data Formatting
Expert Technical Review and Ozone Data Analysis Support
Organization of a Climate Change Adaptation Workshop for NASA/DFRC
NSHE EPSCoR Student Mentorship - Task 7
A Class III Cultural Resource Inventory for the Training Area Expansion, Dugway Proving Ground
Air Quality Resource Briefs
BARCAS - Basin and Range Regional Carbonate-rock Aquifer System
CANSAC Support
Integrated Water Quality Monitoring on the Truckee River
Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education, and Outreach (Task 2 - KC King)
NRHP Integrity Evaluation for the Lincoln Highway, Dugway Proving Ground, Tooele County, Utah
NSF EPSCoR: Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education, and Outreach Integrative Science Project (ISP) - Urban Water Task 1
Precipitation of Dissolved CO2 in Laboratory Porous Media Following Rapid Depressurization
Towards the Development of a Reservoir Meteorological Network to Estimate Evaporation
CEC/Scripps California Observations & Analysis Phase V
Investigations of the Effect of Virgin River Water Quality on Native Fishes
Phoenix Copper Leach Closure Field Test Facility Design and Construction - Phase 2
PD-Tess Phase 7
Evaluation of Prescribed Burn Impacts on Air Quality and Visibility in the Lake Tahoe Basin
Southwest Climate Science Center
Coll. Res: Functional Genomics and Physiological Ecology of Seasonal Succession in Antarctic Phytoplankton: Adaptations to Light and Temperature
Do Micro-Environments Govern Macroecology?
Pacific Islands Station Install/Access
Pomona vs. SQM Litigation
Predicting the Interactions between Flow, Sediment, and Riparian Vegetation
Payette Watershed Silver Study - 2011 (Tasks 6 & 7)
Groundwater Model Development to Assess Aquifer Recharge and Recovery in the City of Fernley
Inventory and Assessment of Lincoln County Historic Cemeteries
Monopole Camera Mount
Ruby Pipeline Paleoenvironments-Wyoming
Technical Support to Southern Nevada Health District for oversight of Reid Gardner Landfill
Collaborative Research: The Reno Atmospheric Mercury Inter-Comparison Experiment
Evaluation of Barnwell Disposal Facility
Air Quality Monitoring Plan
Science of Terra/Aqua Program
Nevada Earth/Space Science Initiative (NESSI)
Rainfall Simulator Modification
3D CAES Virtual Tour on the CAES website
NIWR Program (Effects of CC on Snowpack; Hyporheic Exchange Truckee River; Tamarisk Water Use; LV Water System Resiliency)
Developing a Luminescence Geochronometer for Antarctic "Dry Valleys" Lakes
IMAGE: Improving STEM Education in Nevada with Compelling Earth Science Imagery
Lincoln County Archaeological Initiative
Canal lining and afforestation to prevent raised groundwater tables and field salinization in Khorezm, Uzbekistan
CRC Project E-88: Follow-on Study of Transportation Fuel Life Cycle Analysis
Rainbow Wash Watershed study
FREZCHEM: An Aqueous Geochemical Model for Mars
Orange County Water District Litigation
Owens Lake Dust Mitigation Program - Science, Technology & Air Quality Regulatory Compliance Services
Wetlands Up-Scale Selenium Cycle
Proposal to Determine Inter-Annual and Intra-Annual Population Dynamics of Soft Sediments Dwelling D. Bugensis in Boulder Basin, Las Vegas Bay and Overton Arm, Lake Mead
Oceano Dunes State Rec Area
Phoenix Copper Leach Closure Data Collection
SNWA Water Rights Hearings
West Africa Water Initiative Phase II - Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene for Human Development
Cloud Seeding Project for the Tahoe and Truckee Basins for WY2011
ARRA - In Situ Measurements of Snowfall Rate and Accumulation During StormVEx
#81 Cloud Seeding Project for Tahoe and Truckee Basins for WY2011
Algal-Based Fuels
Gaze-Directed Interaction in CAVEs
Nevada's Climate Change High School Science Fair network
Supplemental Research in Support of ARO Funded Project: GMOE
USGS Assignment Mojave Desert
State of New Hampshire v Hess Corporation - Expert Services Retention Agreement
Nevada Water Resources Data, Modeling, and Visualization (DMV) Phase II
Valles Caldera National Preserve
Understanding Drought for Interagency Fuels and Fire Business
Web Access to RAWS Data and Products
Endolithic microbial communities in Death Valley
Mars life detection
D-Amino acids in endolithic communities
Cloud Seeding Generator, Weather Station and Propane Dispenser Operation and Maintenance for the Grand Mesa WEA Weather Modification Program
Tahoe Stormwater Particle Assessment and Management for Urban and Roadway Runoff
CNAP Assessment Supplement 2010-2011
Collaborative Research: Analysis of McCall Glacier Ice Core and Related Modern Process Studies
Enhancement of Cyber Connectivity within the Nevada System of Higher Education
Modeling Soil-Water-Vegetation Response to Climate Change
PIRE: International Collaboration for Education, Training, and Research in Ice Core Science (ICE-ICS)
Spring Survey Training and Data Analysis of Spring Inventory Data for the Sonora and Chiricahua Networks of National Parks
Uranium Oxide Soil Stabilization Study, Yuma Proving Ground, AZ
Geochemical and Physical Characteristics of Vehicle Endurance and Dust Test Courses at U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground
Operate and Maintain 2 Agl Generators for Denver Water - Winter Park Project
Fire Program Analysis (FPA)
Characterization of Indigenous Microorganisms from Nye County Wells and Assessment of their Utility as Hydrologic Tracers
Characterization of Indigenous Microorganisms from Nye County Wells and Assessment of their Utility as Hydrologic Tracers
Land-Based Sources of Air Quality Contaminants in the Binational Border Region of Southwestern New Mexico, Northwestern Chihuahua and West Texas
Master Environmental Reference Site (MERS): Deformation and recovery of desert pavements, U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground
National Climate Assessment
Collaborative Research: Climate, Ice Dynamics and Biology using a Deep Ice Core from the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Ice Divide
DRI Renewable Energy Center REEF Phase II
Evaluation of Nearshore Ecology and Aesthetics
HCN-M West CA-NV
Lake Tahoe Visibility Impairment Source Apportionment Analysis
Project to Install, Operate and Maintain a Remotely Controlled Seeding Generator and Weather Station for SWCD
Visibility Monitoring and Standards for Lake Tahoe Basin: Assessment of Current and Alternative Approaches
WxCoder Support FY11
Local Host and Logistical Support for DOE-ARM AMF2 Deployment to StormVEx
Construction of 5 PI-SWERL Skeletons
Tablet-Based Visualization Interfaces
5-Year Cloud Seeding Project for the Walker Basin for Water Years 2011-2015
A Tahoe Climate Information for Management System (TahoeClime)
CANSAC Support 2010
Climate Change Collaboration, Education and Outreach Platform
Commercialization of an Innovative Green Technology for Controlling Zebra Mussels
Light Detection and Ranging in the Walker Basin
Monitoring Protocols for Utah's Rare Aquatic and Terrestrial Mollusks
NIDIS DM Author FY11
NIDIS NPIT 2011 Support
NIDIS WRCC Portal FY11
NSF EPSCoR Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education, and Outreach (Hatchett)
NSF EPSCoR: Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education and Outreach
Particulate Emissions from Biomass Burning: Quantification of the Contributions from Residential Wood Combustion, Forest Fires, and Prescribed Fires
Radiochemically-Supported Microbial Communities: A Potential Mechanism for Biocolloid Production of Importance to Actinide Transport
Radiochemically-Supported Microbial Communities: A Potential Mechanism for Biocolloid Production of Importance to Actinide Transport
Regional Climate Services Support in the Western Region
Updated Estimation of Annual Phreatophytic Evapotranspiration for White River, Spring, and Snake Valleys
Predictive Services - Gridded 7 Day Fire Danger
Ultra Trace Chemical Monitoring for the Wyoming Weather Modification Pilot Project 2011 and 2012 Winter Field Seasons
Impacts of Free-Tropospheric Smoke and Humidity on the Interactions Between Stratocumulus Clouds and Aerosols
WRCC Data Retrieval and Site Visits
Collaborative Research: Colorado Airborne Multi-Phase Cloud Study (CAMPS)
Development of the WN09 Dry Thunderstorm Forecast Procedure
Assessing Fuel Treatments in Southern California National Forests in the Context of Climate Change
WRCC Data Retrieval and Site Visits
North Creek Shelter
ARRA: Solar Reforming of CO2 to Produce Diesel Fuel
California Observations and Analysis
Electricity Generation Using Solar Energy
Hybrid BMP Design and Monitoring in Incline Village
Cairo Source Attribution Study
Near-Shore Water Quality Monitoring at Lake Tahoe
Yerington/Anaconda Mine Site Technical Support
Consulting Support of Coeur-Rochester Mine Meteoric Water Infiltration Mitigation Report
2010-2011 NCED Collaborative Investigator Proposal
Assessing Fuel Treatments in Southern California National Forests in the Context of Climate Change
Estimating Open Water Evaporation from Truckee Reservoirs Using Generalized Input Variables
Trace Chemical Monitoring for the Wyoming Weather Modification Pilot Project
Assemble One Weather Station for the Southwestern Water Conservation District (SWCD)
Launch Test Facility (LTF) Engineering Support
Beaver Dam Well
Alternative Chirality Amino Acid Utilization Research in Support of Mars Astrobiology Mission Development-Subaward
Comprehensive Evaluation of the Geothermal Resource Potential within the Pyramid Lake Paiute Reservation
Cloud Seeding Project for Tahoe and Truckee Basins for WY2010
DOE-LM NRC Working Group Meeting
Development of Marketing Demonstration System for Utility Accountant Energy Management
Evaluating the Vulnerability of Pyramid Lake Paiute Indian Water Rights under Climate Change
Walker Basin Project, Phase 2
Modeling Complex Geochemical Processes in the Outer Planets Region
Preparation and Presentation of Landfill Workshop
Cloud Seeding Project for the Walker River Basin for WY2010
Dilution Sampling System for Biomass-Derived Syngas
Design Guidelines for Horizontal Drains used for Slope Stabilization
DOE Algal-Based Renewable Energy for Nevada
The California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) Angora Project
Vortex Transport in Porous Media
Data Services for Groundwater Level and Flow at L30N during 2009-2010
Surface Flow Study, Edwards Air Force Base, CA
Investigation of Biodiesel Chemistry, Carbon Footprint and Regional Fuel Quality
Pit-McCloud Aquifer Recharge Project
Cloud Seeding Project for Northeast Nevada (WY2010) - Ruby Mountains/Tuscarora
RII ClimateChange - Tri-State Innovation Working Group Conference
A Proposal for using "CEMP" to Implement Remote Community Alert Systems in Southern Nevada
Carbon Sequestration at United States Marine Corps Installations West
Land Disposal of Low-Level Radioactive Materials in the U.S. Dept. of Energy Complex
Nevada Renewable Energy Consortium
Nevada Renewable Energy Consortium
Nevada Water Resources Data, Modeling and Visualization (DMV) Center - Phase I
Significance of Groundwater Divide in Water Accounting and Return Flow Calculation for Lower Colorado River Aquifers
Weather Data Collection - Bango Oil
WRCC Data Retrieval and Site Visits
Desert Terminal Lakes - Water Resources Evaluation Program
Grapevine Springs Snail and Ecosystem Study
Ash Meadows Paleoecology Project
Collaborative Research: A Climate Station Network for the UC Natural Reserve System
Collaborative Research: Cyberinfrastructure Development for the Western Consortium of Idaho, Nevada, and New Mexico
Fire Induced Changes of Soil Structure: Implications for Soil Hydraulic Properties and Coupled Erosion by Water and Wind
MRI: Development of a Cavity Ring-Down Sensor for Real-Time Measurement of Atmospheric Mercury Concentrations and Fluxes (ARRA)
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe
Consultant Services for Smoky Canyon Mine
A Class III Cultural Resource Inventory and Site Protection Measures in Support of Testing and Training, U.S. Army Dugway Proving Ground, Tooele County, Utah
Aid Hydrologic Basin Management in Eastern Nevada by Assessing Water Availability under Changing Climate Conditions
Biomass Burning, Dust, Sea Salt, Volcanic & Pollution Aerosols in the Arctic during the Last 2 Millennia: High Resolution Aerosol Records from NEEM & an Array of Archived Ice Cores
Climate Monitoring Assessment for the Arctic Inventory and Monitoring Network
Climatology and Trends in Extratopical Cyclones
Collaborative Research: Hygroscopic Properties of Aerosol Organics
Collaborative Research: Ice core paleoclimate records from Combatant Col, British Columbia, Canada
Development of TRPA Research Plan for Evaluation of Infiltration
GMOE II: Linking Natural Environments, International Security, and military Operations with a focus on Afghanistan and SW Asia
Carbon Fluxes in the Southern Ocean as Mediated by Ice-Ocean-Ecosystem Interactions
Assessment of Remote Automated Weather Station (RAWS) Observations and Estimating the Optimal Distribution of RAWS Stations to Include Development of 7-Day RAWS-MOS
Climatological, Meteorological and Smoke Decision Support Information for Burning Operations of the National Park Service and other Federal Land Management Agencies in California and Nevada
Fire History and Climate Change in the Western U.S.
Coll. Res.: Geochemistry and Microbiology of the Extreme Aquatic Environment in Lake Vida, East Antarctica
North Pacific Mesoscale Coupled Air-Ocean Simulations Compared with Observations
Applied Climate Research (Heavy Precipitation Events)
Use of FRACK to Quantify Flow through Fractured Rock at Folsom Dam, California
Effects of Climate Change on Spring Ecosystem Hydroecology as a guide to Developing Alternative Water Policies
EPSCoR Tri-State Innovation Working Group
Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education, and Outreach (FY10 Task 2 - Hatchett)
Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education, and Outreach (Task 7)
Quantifying the Links Between Vehicle Activity and Pollutant Emissions: Temporal and Seasonal
Characterization of Periphyton and Macronutrients in the South Fork of the Humboldt River and Limnological Assessment of the South Fork Reservoir, NV
Astrobiological Investigation of the Namibian Desert and other Martian Analog Environments
Martian Geochemical Applications with FREZCHEM
Basic Research Linkages Among the Soil-Hydrologic-Biologic Systems Common to the Desert Piedmonts, U.S. Army Yuma Proving Grounds
Recent Natural and Anthropogenic Aerosol Concentration and Deposition in Arctic Alaska
A Class III Cultural Resource Inventory for Phase 2 of the PD-Tess Project, US Army Dugway Proving Ground, Tooele County, Utah
Exposure Facility and Conduct of a Chronic Bioassay
Geomorphic Mapping in Support of an Archaeological Predictive Model: Proposed Eastern and Western Expansion Areas, Marine Corps Ground Air Combat Center, 29 Palms, California
Luminescence Dating of Cave Sediments from Atapuerca, Spain
Microbial Availability of Wastewater N and P in Las Vegas Wash and in Associated Wetlands
Catalogue of Analogs: Identifying Terrain Similarities between the World's Deserts and the US Army's Desert Hot Weather test site, Yuma Proving Ground YPG, southwestern Arizona
Relative risk of attracting coyotes or feral dogs to desert tortoises using humans and human-dog teams in surveys
Collaborative research: Development of a luminescence dating capability for Antarctic glaciomarine sediments: Tests of signal zeroing at the Antarctic peninsula
Geochemistry, Isotope Hydrology and Water Quality Support for the Nye County Nuclear Waste Repository Project Office
Airborne Hyperspectral Data Analysis
Bishop Creek Hydroloelectric Project
Rush Creek Hydroloelectric Project
A novel model to improve interpretation of the geologic record
Development of Coated Porous Sorbents for the Treatment of Waters and Wastewaters
DRI for the NAWCWD China Lake
How Do Length-Aperture Correlations Influence Flow and Transport Characteristics of Fractured Rock Masses?
Mixing-controlled reactive transport in porous media: A combined study of stochastic models and laboratory experiments
Rapid Assessment Protocol in Support of Drilling and Water Resources Management in Niger and Burkina Faso, West Africa
Renewable Energy Center - Desert Research Institute: Phase II
Tall Tower Wind Energy Monitoring and Numerical Model Validation in Southern Nevada
Astrobiology of Icy Worlds: Habitability, Survivability, and Detectability
CERCLA Oversight for Millennium Science and Engineering
Investigation of Methods of Potential Value to Monitor Groundwater Recharge in the Mountains of California
Desert Soils Hydraulic Characterization Project
Modifying the GSSHA Model to Simulate Near-Stream Vadose Zone Flows
Truckee Meadows Climate Trends Analysis
Dusty Miller survey
Orange County Water District Litigation
Development of a Soil Zone Package for MODFLOW
Collaborative Research: ADVANCE Atmospheric Science Collaborations and Enriching Networks (ASCENT)
Update Dry Valley Recharge Estimate
Collaborative Research: Inhibition of Snowfall by Pollution Aerosols
PM 10 & PM 2.5 Filter Analysis
Pine Expansion of Arid Land: Fire Effects on Safe Site Abundance, Subcontract
USGS Non-Competitive Assistance FY 2009 - Headquarters
Global Military Operating Environments: Linking Natural Environments, International Security, and Military Operations (GMOE)
West Africa Water Initiative Phase II
Tamarisk Control - Evapotranspiration (ET) Monitoring and Analysis in Phreatophyte Areas
Sweeper Study in Incline Village
Ice Core Analysis and Incorporation of the Arctic Circle Traverse (ACT) Radar
Quantitative Spectral Characterization of Background Spectra using full Spectrum Hyperspectral Image Data
Polaris Creek Wetland/Stream Environment Zone (SEZ) Restoration for Tahoe Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL), BMP Efficiency Testing, Habitat Enhancement, and Outreach
Developing an Aquatic Community Restoration Plan for Travertine & Texas Springs
DOE-EPSCoR Project Director
Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education and Outreach
Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education and Outreach
Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education, and Outreach
Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education, and Outreach
NSF EPSCoR: Nevada Infrastructure for Climate Change Science, Education and Outreach ,Task 7
PM2.5 Filter Laboratory Analysis Program
Vegetative Roughness Controls on Aeolian Sediment Transport
Role of Climate in Wildfire and Fuels Management - Task 14
Understanding Drought for Interagency Fuels and Fire Business - Task 13
Mercury Oxidation and Depletion in the Reactive Halogen Enriched Troposphere of the Dead Sea
WestWide Drought Tracker: Monitoring Drought at Fine Spatial Scales Across the Western US
Local and Community-Scale Monitoring for the San Francisco Bay Area Community Air Risk Evaluation (CARE) Program
Fate and Transport of Pharmaceuticals, Personal Care Products and Endocrine Disrupting Compounds in Golf Courses Irrigated with Reuse Water
2007-2008 Flood Emergency Response Program Improvement Consulting Services, Initiate Activity 4 of the Flood Emergency Response Program Improvement
Central Truckee Meadows Remediation District Flow and Transport Modeling Project
Determining Sources of Highway Runoff Fine Sediment in Stormwater, Streams, and Lake Tahoe using Fingerprinting Techniques
Verification of Empirical Vegetation Index to ET Relationships and Effect of Spatial Scales and Analytical Methodology
PAH and Nitro PAH Analysis in Motor Vehicle Emissions
NIDIS Drought
NIDIS NPIT Lead Supplement
NIDIS Portal (WXC3 Ph 3)
WAIS DIVIDE - High Temporal Resolution Black Carbon Record of Southern Hemisphere Biomass Burning
Hydrologic Modeling and Well Monitoring Project: Stillwater, Nevada
Biological Accumulation of D-amino acids in Endolithic Microbial Communities
Boca Reservoir Evaporation Measurements for the Truckee River Operating Agreement (TROA)
Development of a Validated Groundwater Flow Model of Pahrump Valley
Extratropical Control of Gulf Surges: The Role of Rossby Wave Breaking and Associated Mesoscale Processes
Virgin Anasazi Prehistory Project
Independent Review of NDOT Storm Water Monitoring Program Plans and Monitoring Reports
AVIRIS
Development of Experimental FCAMMS National Forecast Products - Bluesky
Characterization and Evaluation of Wetlands in the Las Vegas Valley Watershed
DRI/SNWA Climate Change and Water Resources Proposal
SGER - Impact of the Angora Fire on Colloidal Black Carbon in Lake Tahoe and Fallen Leaf Lake
Developing an Aquatic Community Restoration Plan for Travertine & Texas Springs
Collaborative Research: Airborne Radar Investigation of Mountain Waves and Rotors
Collaborative Research: Airborne Radar Investigation of Mountain Waves and Rotors
Data Analysis and Modeling to Support NOWCAST and Forecast Activities at the Fallon Naval Air Station
Exposure Classification Project
Collaborative Research: Physics of Stratocumulus Top (POST)
IPY: Adding Continuous Black Carbon Analysis to the Norwegian-US Traverse Ice Core Measurements
Rosewood Creek Stream Environment Zone Restoration Monitoring: Washoe County, Nevada
Digital Mapping Inventory of Biological Soil Crusts in the Muddy Mountain National Wilderness Area, Nevada
Chemical Characterization for PM10 Samples at Nye County - Pahrump
ET Stations
Angora Fire Effects and Restoration Water Quality Monitoring
Development of a BMP Performance Assessment and Data Analysis System for the Tahoe Integrated Information Management System (TIIMS)
Microbial Degradation of Ethinylestradiol (EE2) and Estradiol (E2) in Lake Mead and Las Vegas Wash
Predicting and Managing Changes in Near-Shore Water Quality
Tahoe Basin Particle Size Analysis and Protocol Development
Desert Hot Weather Test Studies
Impact of the Lower and Middle Rosewood Creek Restoration Projects on the Delivery of Nutrients and Suspended Sediment to Lake Tahoe
Coll. Res.: Free-Drifting Icebergs as Proliferating Dispersion sites of Iron Enrichment, Organic Carbon Production and Export in the Southern Ocean
Developing Thermal Conversion Options for Biorefinery Residues
MRI: Development of Enhanced T-Probe for Aircraft Measurement of Mixed Phase Ice-Water Cloud
Climate and Ecosystem Studies and Product Development for Wildland Fire and Resource Management
Desert Soil Characterization for Detection of Buried Landmines, Unexploded Ordinance, and Tunnels
NNHP Springs of Biodiversity Significance
Cultured Periphyton: Demonstrating an Ecologically-Based Process for Nutrient and Fine Sediment Removal in the Lake Tahoe Basin
Facilitated Development of a Project Alternatives Evaluation Matrix for the Tahoe Basin
Collaborative Research: NO3 induced nighttime air chemistry
Lake Forest Erosion Control
Speciation Carbon Analysis of PM2.5 Collected on Quartz Filters
IPY: Bacterioplankton genomic adaptations to Antarctic winters
LanDPro: Army Landscape Dynamics Support Program
Effects of Global Change on the Atmospheric Mercury Burden and Mercury Sequestration Through Changes in Ecosystem Carbon Pools
Dynamics of Aeolian Processes in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica
Regional Climate Services Support in the Western Region
Task 10 - Development and Delivery of CEFA-CANSAC Products
Task Order 7 - RAWS Web Access
Wx Coder
Technical Support to the DOE Office of Legacy Management
Collaborative Research: Norwegian-United States IPY Scientific Traverse: Climate Variability and Glaciology in East Antarctica
Walker Lake Task 2-10, Project Coordination, Outreach
Walker Lake Task 2-2, Decision Support Tool
Walker Lake Task 2-6, In-Stream Health/Aquatic Ecology
Quantifying Paleo-Water Depth Estimates from Lacustrine Sedimentary Features
Technical and Economic Analysis Support for Regulation of Motor Vehicles, Engines, Fuels and Fuel Additives
Inland Air-Quality Impacts from Urbanization of the Israeli-Gaza Mediterranean Coast
Science Coordination for Summit Station, Greenland
Treatment of Polluted Drainage Water via Passive Instream Constructed Wetland
ICE-L CCN Spectral Measurements
Development of Tools and Solutions to Optimize the Operations of the Truckee River based on the Requirements of the Truckee River Operating Agreement
Collaborative Research: Evaluating Long-Term Impacts on Final Covers--Exhumation of the ACAP Test Sections
National Deployment of Portable Emissions and Activity Measurement Devices . . . .
Technical Research, Engineering and Development Services for NNSA/NSO (TREDS)
Cover Renovation Study: Study Site Selection, Lysimeter Design, and Instrumentation Procurement
Trace and Ultra-Trace Chemistry Measurements of the WAIS Divide Ice Core
Developing a Luminescence Geochronometer for Arctic Ocean Cores
Advanced IMPROVE Studies
Wind Energy Collection at Ophir Hills Site
Clover Mountain Weather Station
Carbon Analysis of IMPROVE Filters
Dynamics of the Black Rock Playa: Relationships between Use, Physical Processes, and Biological Environments
Field Evaluation of Polyacrylamide (PAM) Effectiveness and Laboratory Studies to Assess Microbial Degradation (PAM IV)
Technical Assistance to NDEP - Truckee River TMDL Review
Ice Cloud Size Distributions
FY06 Nevada Water Resources Research Institute Base Program
Tahoe Science Consortium (TSC)
A New Method of Estimating Soil Hydraulic Parameter Uncertainty and Heterogeneity Using Bayesian Updating and an Artifical Neural Network
SEARCH III - OC/EC Analysis
Speciation of PM2.5 Organic Compounds in Atlanta
Union Pac RR Emissions
West Africa Water Initiative - Agriculture Component in Mali
Perform Studies to Understand and Improve the Quality of Real Time Hydrologic Data Acquisition Storage, and Usage to Improve Water Management of the Truckee-Carson River System
Draft Revision of the Lost River Sucker and Shortnose Sucker Recovery Plan
Wyoming Weather Modification
Investigation of Climate, Ice Dynamics and Biology Using a Deep Ice Core from the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Ice Divide
Investigation of the Stratigraphy and Time Scale of the WAIS Divide Ice Core Using Electrical Methods
Regionally Based Clean Water Activities
YPG Contract
Using Canines to Survey Desert Tortoise: Human and dog comparison
Sustainability of Semi-Arid Hydrology and Riparian Areas
Technical Support Services for Environmental Studies and General Support
CCN and Large Nuclei in RICO
Digital Optical Imaging of Ice Cores for Curation and Scientific Applications
World Vision Ghana Rural Water Project - Phases II and III
Biotic Processes Regulating the Carbon Balance of Desert Ecosystems
Core Measurements at Summit, Greenland Environmental Observatory
Integrated Desert Terrain Forecasting for Military Operations (DTF)
Alternative futures for the context region of the Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton and Marine Corps Air Stations, Camp Pendleton and Miramar, CA
Fire Weather and Climate Information(NOAA UCSD CAP)